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My Achilles tendon always hurts. Does it have to do with the type of shoes?
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Dr. Kenith Paresa
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: It can
Shoes of varying types can cause pain to the achilles attachment (tendon) or associated bursa.
Several mechanisms can produce this from lack of arch support if you pronate to repetitive direct heel contact with the back part of the shoe. See a local foot specialist and they should be able to help.

In brief: It can
Shoes of varying types can cause pain to the achilles attachment (tendon) or associated bursa.
Several mechanisms can produce this from lack of arch support if you pronate to repetitive direct heel contact with the back part of the shoe. See a local foot specialist and they should be able to help.
Dr. Kenith Paresa
Dr. Kenith Paresa
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Dr. Vinod Panchbhavi
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
In brief: Achilles tendon
Depends on the site of exact pain, is it near its insertion or away from its insertion.

In brief: Achilles tendon
Depends on the site of exact pain, is it near its insertion or away from its insertion.
Dr. Vinod Panchbhavi
Dr. Vinod Panchbhavi
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